The Things We Can’t Control Are Beautiful

The Things We Can’t Control Are Beautiful

Poker players like to brag they win with skill not luck. So do investment bankers. Scientists. And writers. Skill, we insist, is our ticket to success. Who can blame us? It’s a useful delusion to bank our identity on skill, says Maria Konnikova. We can’t stand trembling in the chaos. And skill does matter. That…

Poker and the Psychology of Uncertainty

Poker and the Psychology of Uncertainty

“You are going to be a gambler?”That’s my grandmother Baba Anya speaking. My last living grandparent. I’ve come to Boston for a family visit, nearly bouncing with excitement at my new project, and she is not impressed. To call her lukewarm would be the understatement of the hour. She has a way of setting her…

“The Biggest Bluff” Pays Off

“The Biggest Bluff” Pays Off

In The Biggest Bluff Maria Konnikova becomes an expert poker player and learns even more about life. … [+] Neil Stoddart I was talking to a client recently, the president of a large real estate organization. We were discussing his hiring process. He told me that they hired smart people who graduated from name brand…

Brazil is on track to lead the world in coronavirus cases and deaths, and it still doesn’t have a plan for tackling the outbreak

Brazil is on track to lead the world in coronavirus cases and deaths, and it still doesn’t have a plan for tackling the outbreak

Brazil could surpass the US in coronavirus cases and deaths by the end of July, according to estimates from the University of Washington.The country recorded a daily record of 34,918 new coronavirus cases on Tuesday, according to Reuters.Despite the growing number of cases, the country has not created a plan to tackle the outbreak.Visit Business…

Out Now: ‘Hills of Steel 2’, ‘Angelo and Deemon’, ‘bitDungeon III’, ‘Poker Showdown’, ‘2112TD: Tower Defense Survival’, ‘Yeager’, ‘Exos Heroes’, ‘Newton’s Cradle Puzzle Game’, ‘The Quest – Mithril Horde’, ‘Demon Blade’ and More

Out Now: ‘Hills of Steel 2’, ‘Angelo and Deemon’, ‘bitDungeon III’, ‘Poker Showdown’, ‘2112TD: Tower Defense Survival’, ‘Yeager’, ‘Exos Heroes’, ‘Newton’s Cradle Puzzle Game’, ‘The Quest – Mithril Horde’, ‘Demon Blade’ and More

Each and every day new mobile games are hitting the App Store, and so each week we put together a big old list of all the best new releases of the past seven days. Back in the day the App Store would showcase the same games for a week, and then refresh those features each…

The Evolution of Poker Game

The Evolution of Poker Game

Transcript FTR The Evolution of Poker Games POKER 1800 – It is the year of first recorded game of poker and believed 1977 – Jackie McDaniels became the first woman to win a Ladies to have originated through a gaming competition called Lying Only tournament and Starla Brodie became the first female Games’. player to…